Destruction of palaeontological sites

Other Names:
Irresponsible collection of fossils

Fossil remains may be lost through natural erosion, through destruction of sites by development, or through inappropriate collection procedures, including those for commercial purposes.

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 15: Life on LandGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST